El Dorado County Association of Realtors members spread holiday cheer at the annual Installation and Awards Luncheon held at the Serrano Country Club on Dec. 14. 2013 EDCAR President Karen Larson received the gavel from 2012 President John DiNocco, who was praised for his leadership and given a caffeinated gift for his service. Out-going EDCAR [...]
“The Kitchen Witches” is back by popular demand at Ovation Stage at California Stage, 2509 R St. in Sacramento, continues Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. through Nov 18. “The Kitchen Witches” by playwright Caroline Smith is directed by Penny Kline and stars Deborah Shalhoub as Dolly Biddle, Michele Koehler as Isobel Lomax, Kevin Frame as Stephen Biddle and Erin [...]
Searchers for missing UC Davis student Linnea Lomax have found her body. The body, according to the Sacramento Bee, was found along the American River at 10:18 a.m. Friday morning near Glenn Hall Park in the River Park neighborhood near Sacramento State University. Lomax disappeared from her first day of outpatient facility care on nearby [...]
KlaasKids, a foundation that aims to find missing children, is continuing the search for missing UC Davis student Linnea Lomax. Despite finding a notebook belonging to Lomax, she remains missing. KlaasKids will continue the search for Lomax in Sacramento Sept. 7-9, a press release stated. Volunteers have been asked to report to 2440 Glendale Lane [...]
Editor’s note — This is part 2 of a two-part story about the disappearance and recovery of Kristi Merrill, a Union Mine graduate. Part 1 ran in the Aug. 15 issue. On the night of March 23 25-year-old Kristi Merrill left the Carmichael home she shared with her mother, Bryn Barton, saying she would be [...]
EDITOR: Today, I woke up to the best headline I have read in a while: “Merrill rescued.” I would like to extend my warmest of thanks to our local newspaper for covering this story. Previously, the story on Linnea Lomax, the girl who attended El Dorado High School and has recently gone missing, graced the [...]
TARDINESS IS TEDIOUS: Review the “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” calendar, and you will find the following suggestion: “If you’re constantly running five minutes late, or 30 minutes late, and this is creating stress in your life and stress for other people, you need to make a real effort to start five minutes earlier, or [...]
Happy statehood to all Coloradians, Colorado became the 38th state on this date in 1876. What better way to celebrate than to go shopping and a great place to shop is the St. Patrick Ladies’ Society annual rummage sale on Thursday, Aug. 2 to Saturday, Aug. 4. The 75th sale is at St. Patrick Catholic Church, [...]
On the one-month anniversary of the disappearance of Linnea Lomax, El Dorado County Sheriff John D’Agostini held a press conference to update the community with few new details.
“I called this meeting in hopes of generating public awareness and information,” D’Agostini said. Lomax, 19, went missing on June 26, and little information about her disappearance has come to light.
D’Agostini went over the known facts: She disappeared from the 800 block of Howe Avenue in Sacramento wearing black flip-flops, faded green skinny jeans and a black hoodie with “Sweden” in red letters on it. She had previously been described as a “white female, 5-feet-2-inches tall and weighing approximately 100 pounds. She has long, blonde hair and blue eyes” in a press release from the Sheriff’s Office.
Making music is more than simply an appearance on stage, a lot of fans and popularity, according to the members of The Reel, a band with local roots that recently won the “Say it with Skype” worldwide band competition. “We’re living out our purpose through our music,” said Placerville native and lead singer Cameron Stymeist. [...]
With the investigation of Linnea Lomax being handed to the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, one woman seeks to find her own missing daughter with ties to the county. Kristi Deann Merrill, 25, was last seen in Carmichael on March 23, leaving her mother’s house and saying she would be back by 11 p.m. She [...]
The investigation of the disappearance of UC Davis student Linnea Lomax has been given to the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department. The reason is fairly simple, said Lt. Tim Becker: This is her “county of residence.” Lomax, 19, hails from Placerville, where she also spends time during breaks from school. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department [...]
A 19-year-old Placerville woman currently studying at UC Davis has disappeared from Sacramento. Linnea Lomax was last seen at about 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon in the 800 block of Howe Avenue, a press release from Sacramento County Sheriff’s Spokesman Jason Ramos announced. Lomax is considered “at-risk” because her disappearance is “inconsistent with her normal behavior [...]
2012 EDCAR BOARD — President John DiNocco, President-elect Karen Larsen, past President Linda Riley, Treasurer Katie Minor, Affiliate Director Cindy Holland and Directors Tami Esling, Susan McVicar, Sue Cox, Bette Humenick, Trent Andra, Andi Wagner, Brian Frazier and Stewart Lomax. Outgoing directors are Joanne Frisk, Russ Brett, Cathy Risk, Marlene Moser and Jennifer Zweck.
The El Dorado High School Alumni Association awarded seven scholarships of $2,000 each. Included in these scholarships was the Dola Albusche award. Dola Albusche is a 1946 graduate of E1 Dorado. Winners were: Linnea Lomax and Rachel Carpender of El Dorado High School; Brittiny Harris, Jessica Parlin, Brooke Sindel and Kimberly Sly of Ponderosa High [...]
Congratulations to the El Dorado High School Seniors who won scholarships. The El Dorado High School administration would like to take this opportunity to thank the scholarship groups for their generous contributions to the future of the students, and for attending Scholarship Night. The following students were scholarship and/or award winners: Active 20/30 Club of [...]